The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 69 71 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing Lotus 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.12% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.31% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£120 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £193 £310
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -37.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.43 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.37% +3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
282 326 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.97% 39.28% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 214 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 11
Average hourly rate £20.75 £17.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 7 (63.64%) IBM Notes
2 5 (45.45%) Lotus Domino
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Email Migration
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) MSI
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) IBM Notes
2 5 (45.45%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Domino Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Domino Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Lotus Notes Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Email Migration
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + +
Posted: 5 days ago